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Best trails in Oita

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Trying to find the best Oita trails? AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, views trails, wild flowers trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Beppu Shi, Kusu or Taketa, we've got you covered. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 4 hard trails in Oita ranging from 4.1 to 4.4 miles and from 2,286 to 5,646 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Oita
Top trails (6)
#1 - Mount Yufu: Main Trailhead Trail (West Peak)
Aso Kuju National Park
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Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 2 h 46 m
This trails takes you to the West Peak of Mount Yufu. You will enjoy a beautiful view of Yufuin and mountains in the surrounding area. The path to the West Peak is very rocky so please plan accordingly.Show more
#2 - Mount Yufu: Main Trail (East Peak)
Aso Kuju National Park
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Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 3 h 23 m
Mount Yufu: Main Trail (East Peak) (由布岳: 正面登山口ルート(東峰)) takes you to the East Peak of Mount Yufu. Here you will be able to enjoy beautiful views of Yufujin and its surrounding mountains. Note: There are two trails to head the West Peak and the East Peak around the summit.Show more
#3 - Mount Tsurumi
Aso Kuju National Park
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 3 h 7 m
Mount Tsurumi is an active volcano and is part of Aso Kuju National Park. It is a popular mountain that is worshiped as the guardian deity of Beppu Onsen, and you can enjoy beautiful scenery throughout the four seasons. Many people visit the mountain as it can also be reached by the ropeway. From the summit, you can enjoy a wonderful view of the city of Beppu, Beppu Bay, Mount Yufu, and in the distance Kuju Mountain Range.Show more
#4 - Mount Tengugajo - Miike Pond
Kusu, Oita, Japan
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 3 h 55 m
This route starts from Makinoto Pass to Mount Tengugajo and goes around Miike Pond which will be emerald green in summer. you will enjoy a wonderful hike along a superb ridge of the Kuju Mountain Range. Show more
#5 - Mount Sobo
Taketa, Oita, Japan
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 3 h 44 m
Mount Sobo is one of Japan's 100 top mountains which is located on the border between Oita and Miyazaki prefectures. This is the popular mountain where beautiful nature remains and you can see various seasonal changes of nature throughout the year.Show more
#6 - Mount Hyugadake
Aso Kuju National Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 2 h 3 m
Mount Hyugadake (日向岳) is located in Aso Kuju National Park which provides you the opportunity to see wildlife of the mountain. Show more